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Fast Facts for Lpns in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chico, Hanford and Madera
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Cruz, El Centro and San Jose
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, San Diego and Santa Ana

Salaries for Lpns in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Jose, Oakland and San Francisco

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Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Began in 1909 as a single classroom in Los Angeles.
  • Offers no-cost dental clinic in Anaheim, where students gain experience by offering a selection of free dental services.
  • Involved in philanthropy, through partnerships with several organizations, such as the California Institute for Nursing and Healthcare (CINHC) and Shriner’s Hospital.
  • Accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission.
  • Has 4 California campuses and 2 other campuses in Florida and Texas.
Programs
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership
  • M.S. in Nursing with an Emphasis in Leadership in Health Care Systems (Bridge)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Why Earn Your Degree from GCU?
  • Options: Choose from a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more!
  • Convenience: Complete courses online, on campus, or a combination of both!
  • Earlier Graduation: Our 4-credit courses allow you to complete your degree program in less time.
  • Transfer Friendly: We will request your transcripts, evaluate your graduate coursework, and determine your anticipated graduation date within 24 hours.
  • Quality: Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is regionally accredited. Learn more today!
Programs
  • Vocational Nursing Program*
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Medical Assisting
  • A Los Angeles-based private college offering programs in medical sciences, legal studies, and graphic design since 1985.
  • Has weekend programs, including certified  veterinary technology, nurse assistant, and hemodialysis technician.
  • Showcases visual communication students’ artwork and design through campus magazine.
  • 3 campuses in Southern California.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
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Alhambra
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Programs
  • MSN: Nursing Education Specialization
  • MSN: Nursing Administrator
  • RN-BSN Degree

Grow Your Career with the University of Saint Mary

The University of Saint Mary is a Catholic institution in Leavenworth, Kansas, that has been educating students since 1923. Guided by the vision of its founders, the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, USM seeks to inspire students and to prepare them for value-centered lives and careers that will benefit our global society.

Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Designated as a Military Friendly School every year since 2012 by Victory Media.
  • Offers credit for prior learning and experience through assessment tests.
  • Provides a short term Leadership Certification program in partnership with EQUIP®.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
Programs
  • MSN Clinical Nurse Educator
  • MSN Leadership in Healthcare Systems

The University

With over 80 years of academic achievements, Jacksonville University is a traditional, longstanding institution consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best colleges.

Programs
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Offers career placement assistance services to recent graduates.
  • Our short-term allied health programs will give you the skills and knowledge to become a part of the exciting health care field.
  • Programs include Medical Office Specialist, Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant and Healthcare Administration.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).
  • Main campus is located in Van Nuys, California, north of Los Angeles.
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Van Nuys
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Programs
  • Vocational Nursing
  • Medical Assistant
  • Features the Success Education Program, with numerous scholarship opportunities to students who qualify.
  • Offers a paralegal program and several healthcare programs including pharmacy technology, medical assisting, massage therapy, and diagnostic medical sonography.
  • Provides an active Placement Assistance Program for all qualified gradutes.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
  • 7 southern California campuses available in West Covina, Pomona, Pasadena, Glendale, Riverside, Santa Ana, and Long Beach.
  • Part of the Success Education Colleges (SEC) group.
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Van Nuys
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Programs
  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Doctor of Health Science
  • Allows students to transfer credits from non-U.S. colleges and universities after evaluation.
  • Has students attend one class at a time to ensure easy access to faculty and a more hands-on education.
  • Its main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale, with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. 
  • Provides a Department of Student Services and Resources that assists students with résumé preparation, interviewing skills coaching, mock interviewing, professional development workshops, and more.
Programs
  • Online - RN to Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Online Master's Programs

At Saint Mary's, we take pride in offering online graduate degrees designed to complement the schedules of working adults like you. Get an affordable, convenient education from a top-ranked university that's grounded in real-world applications.

Saint Mary's University's long history of innovation in education continues with the launch of our new iPad® application, allowing for learning on the go. Our commitment to our Lasallian Catholic tradition of continuous learning, ethics and advancing the common good also endures.

More California Lpns Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
South Gate
Associate
103
Santa Maria
Associate
13,176
Lancaster
Associate
13,312
Bakersfield
Associate
17,405
Oroville
Associate
12,228
Van Nuys
Associate
638
Ridgecrest
Associate
4,577
Rancho Cucamonga
Associate
18,736
Glendora
Associate
11,467
San Francisco
Associate
46,411
Palm Desert
Associate
8,597
Eureka
Associate
6,025
Weed
Associate
2,782
Joshua Tree
Associate
1,673
San Luis Obispo
Associate
10,920
Quincy
Associate
1,688
Gilroy
Associate
6,049
Salinas
Associate
9,890
Imperial
Associate
8,682
Susanville
Associate
1,829
Long Beach
Associate
25,536
Los Angeles
Associate
13,194
Pittsburg
Associate
8,360
Merced
Associate
10,890
Oakland
Associate
6,944
Oceanside
Associate
10,682
Santa Clara
Associate
8,832
Modesto
Associate
18,546
San Jacinto
Associate
14,197
Napa
Associate
7,169
Blythe
Associate
3,831
Pasadena
Associate
26,672
Porterville
Associate
3,773
Reedley
Associate
12,158
Whittier
Associate
21,041
Riverside
Associate
30,961
Sacramento
Associate
24,596
San Diego
Associate
17,013
Stockton
Associate
18,668
Visalia
Associate
892
Santa Barbara
Associate
21,632
Santa Rosa
Associate
25,626
Redding
Associate
9,102
Rocklin
Associate
18,859
Marysville
Associate
9,904

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Lpns

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lpns relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bakersfield 1210 $54,940
Chico 450 $51,060
El Centro 170 $55,600
Fresno 1420 $48,300
Hanford 310 $55,600
Corcoran 310 $55,600
Sacramento 2650 $56,720
Roseville 2650 $56,720
Arden 2650 $56,720
Arcade 2650 $56,720
Salinas 730 $57,900
Los Angeles 28340 $50,390
Long Beach 28340 $50,390
Anaheim 28340 $50,390
Madera 260 $55,600
Merced 190 $52,480
Modesto 880 $49,340
Napa 160 $55,990
Oxnard 1050 $54,990
Thousand Oaks 1050 $54,990
Ventura 1050 $54,990
Redding 340 $47,860
Riverside 7680 $49,120
San Bernardino 7680 $49,120
Ontario 7680 $49,120
San Diego 5180 $54,380
Carlsbad 5180 $54,380
San Francisco 7380 $58,640
Oakland 7380 $58,640
Hayward 7380 $58,640
Stockton 1120 $53,970
Lodi 1120 $53,970
San Jose 2180 $59,220
Sunnyvale 2180 $59,220
Santa Clara 2180 $59,220
Vallejo 860 $55,610
Fairfield 860 $55,610
Visalia 640 $47,290
Porterville 640 $47,290
Yuba City 250 $50,190
San Luis Obispo N/A $51,730
Paso Robles N/A $51,730
Arroyo Grande N/A $51,730
Santa Cruz 430 $51,020
Watsonville 430 $51,020
Santa Maria 520 $55,640
Santa Barbara 520 $55,640
Santa Rosa 840 $55,660

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